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[texts]Letter on colonization : addressed to the Rev. Thornton J. Mills, corresponding secretary of the Kentucky Colonization Society (Volume No. 1, c.1) - Birney, James Gillespie, 1792-1857
Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy (copy 1) has preliminary page (removed and enclosed in mylar) of formerly bound volume with inscription "Joshua Coffin's Book, Newbury, Mass.", and a ms. table of contents
Keywords: African Americans; African Americans
Downloads: 161
[texts]Emigration to Liberia : one-thousand applicants for a passage to Liberia in 1848, an appeal in behalf of two-hundred slaves liberated by Captain Isaac Ross, a brief history of the Ross slaves - New-York State Colonization Society

Keywords: African Americans
Downloads: 117
[texts]Anglo-African magazine (Volume 1860 (Jan.)) - Woolsey, T. D., Prof., former owner
Editor: 1859- , T. Hamilton
Keywords: African Americans
Downloads: 38
[texts]Correspondence relative to the emigration to Hayti, of the free people of colour, in the United States. : Together with the instructions to the agent sent out by President Boyer - Dewey, Loring Daniel, 1791-1867
Correspondence of Loring D. Dewey and Jean Pierre Boyer, President of Haiti; published by the former
Keywords: African Americans
Downloads: 141
[texts]The personal narrative of Mrs. Margaret Douglass, a southern woman, : who was imprisoned for one month in the common jail of Norfolk, under the laws of Virginia, for the crime of teaching free Colored children to read - Douglass, Margaret Crittenden
"Educational laws of Virginia"--head of t.p
Keywords: African Americans
Downloads: 95
[texts]Walker's appeal, in four articles, : together with a preamble to the colored citizens of the world, but in particular and very expressly to those of the United States of America. Written in Boston, in the state of Massachusetts, Sept. 28th, 1829 - Walker, David, 1785-1830
Not listed in Lib. Company. Afro-Americana
Keywords: Slavery; African Americans; African Americans; Slaves
Downloads: 672
[texts]An Inquiry into the condition and prospects of the African race in the United States: and the means of bettering its fortunes ... - American
Dated: District of Columbia, June, 1839
Keywords: Slavery; African Americans
Downloads: 76
[texts]Remarks upon a plan for the total abolition of slavery in the United States - Citizen of New York
Discusses using the excess funds expected from the tariff of 1832 for purchasing slaves and then colonizing them in Africa. Refers to a projection by the secretary of the Treasury for March 3, 1833 on p. 7. The New York city directory for 1831-1832, copyrighted in 1831, has the only listing for S. Hoyt & Co. on Nassau St. "Ann c. Nassau." Probably printed late 1831 or early 1832
Keywords: Slavery; African Americans
Downloads: 70
[texts]Remarks upon a plan for the total abolition of slavery in the United States - Citizen of New York
Discusses using the excess funds expected from the tariff of 1832 for purchasing slaves and then colonizing them in Africa. Refers to a projection by the secretary of the Treasury for March 3, 1833 on p. 7. The New York city directory for 1831-1832, copyrighted in 1831, has the only listing for S. Hoyt & Co. on Nassau St. "Ann c. Nassau." Probably printed late 1831 or early 1832
Keywords: Slavery; African Americans
Downloads: 79
[texts]Report on the deliverance of citizens liable to be sold as slaves - Massachusetts. General Court. Joint Special Committee on Deliverance of Citizens Liable to be Sold as Slaves
Minority report, submitted by Geo. Bradburn, p. 5-36
Keywords: African Americans; Slavery
Downloads: 144
[texts]The speech of William B. Preston (of Montgomery) in the House of delegates of Virginia on the policy of the state in relation to her colored population: delivered January 16, 1832 - Preston, William, 1753-1807
[This] Speech on the Abolition of Slavery, has been published ... from the Richmond Enquirer..."--p.[2]
Keywords: African Americans; Slavery
Downloads: 87
[texts]The African servant. - Richmond, Legh, 1772-1827
Caption title
Keywords: Converts; African Americans
Downloads: 92
[texts]To the honourable the Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, in General Assembly met : the memorial of the subscribers, free people of colour, residing in the city of Philadelphia, respectfully sheweth, that having learned that memorials have been presented to the Legislature, praying for its action to prevent the further immigration of free coloured people into this Commonwealth .. - Coffin, Joshua, 1792-1864, former owner
Caption title
Keywords: Pennsylvania; African Americans; Fugitive slaves
Downloads: 102
[texts]Facts designed to exhibit the real character and tendency of the American Colonization Society - Smith, George
Bound volume includes: 1. The utter extinction of slavery, an object of scripture prophecy -- 2. Songs of a sojourn -- 3. Is slavery defensible from scripture? -- 4. Facts designed to exhibit the real character and tendency of the American Colonization Society -- 5. Abstract of the report of the Lords committees on the condition and treatment of the colonial slaves -- 6. Analysis of the report of a Committee of the House of commons on the extinction of slavery -- 7...
Keywords: American Colonization Society; African Americans
Downloads: 78
[texts]Can a Negro hold office in Georgia? : Decided in Supreme Court of Georgia, June term, 1869. : Arguments of counsel, with the opinions of the judges, and the decision of court in the case of Richard W. White, clerk of Superior Court of Chatham Co., plaintiff in error. Versus the state of Georgia, ex relatione Wm. J. Clements, defendant in error. } Quo warranto. Chatham. - White, Richard W
"Appendix, containing the messages of His Excellency Rufus B. Bullock, Governor of Georgia, to the legislature of that State on the occasion of the expulsion of the colored members; also the opinions of distinguished legal gentlemen of Georgia, upon the decision of the Supreme Court declaring Negores eligible to office."
Keywords: Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877); African Americans; African Americans; African Americans
Downloads: 77
[texts]Anecdotes and memoirs of William Boen, a coloured man, who lived and died near Mount Holly, New Jersey. : To which is added, the testimony of Friends of Mount Holly Monthly Meeting concerning him - Coffin, Joshua, 1792-1864, former owner
Caption title: Memoirs and anecdotes of William Boen
Keywords: Boen, William, 1735-1824; African Americans; African Americans; Free African Americans; Slaves; Slavery and the church
Downloads: 112
[texts]The speech of William H. Brodnax, (of Dinwiddie) in the House of Delegates of Virginia, : on the policy of the state with respect to its colored population. Delivered January 19, 1832 - Brodnax, William H. (William Henry), 1786-1834
Lib. Company. Afro-Americana
Keywords: Slavery; African Americans; Southampton Insurrection, 1831; Slavery
Downloads: 131
[texts]Report of the decision of the Supreme Court of the United States, : and the opinions of the judges thereof, in the case of Dred Scott versus John F. A. Sandford. December term, 1856. - United States. Supreme Court
''This case was brought up by writ of error, from the Circuit Court of the United States for the district of Missouri. It was an action of trespass vi et armis instituted in the Circuit Court by Scott against Sandford.''--p. [3]
Keywords: Scott, Dred; African Americans; Citizenship; Missouri compromise
Downloads: 141
[texts]A letter to Thomas Clarkson - Cropper, James, 1773-1840
With: Prejudice vincible; or, The practicability of conquering prejudice by better means than by slavery and exile; in relation to the American colonization society. By C. Stuart
Keywords: American Colonization Society; African Americans; Slavery
Downloads: 82
[texts]Songs in Henry Russell's vocal and pictorial entertainment, entitled The far West; or, The emigrant's progress from the old world to the new: and, Negro life, in freedom and in slavery - Russell, Henry, 1812-1900
Without music
Keywords: Emigration and immigration; Slavery; African Americans
Downloads: 113
[texts]The speech of William H. Brodnax, (of Dinwiddie) in the House of Delegates of Virginia, on the policy of the state with respect to its colored population. : Delivered January 19, 1832 - Brodnax, William H. (William Henry), 1786-1834
Lib. Company. Afro-Americana
Keywords: Slavery; African Americans; Southampton Insurrection, 1831; Slavery
Downloads: 105
[texts]Report on sundry petitions respecting distinctions of color - Massachusetts. General Court. House of Representatives. Committee on the Judiciary
"Petitions of Aroline Augusta Chase ... Polly W. Howland ... S.P. Sanford ... and Phoebe Cotton"--p. 3
Keywords: African American women; Free African Americans; Free African Americans; Interracial marriage
Downloads: 71
[texts]The hero and the slave : founded on fact - Martin, J. Sella
Cover title
Keywords: American poetry; American poetry; African Americans; Narrative poetry
Downloads: 83
[texts]Memorial of Professor S.S. Schmucker, relative to binding out minor colored children. Read in the House of Representatives, March 7, 1839 - Schmucker, S. S. (Samuel Simon), 1799-1873

Keywords: African Americans; Child labor; Child slaves; African American children; Slavery
Downloads: 66
[texts]Senate, Jan'y 25th, 1843. The committee to whom was referred the petition of Francis Jackson and others, and sundry other petitions, relating to the rights of rail-road passengers, have considered the same, and report the accompanying bill - Massachusetts. Acts and laws. Rights of railroad passengers
On equal rights for Negro passengers on railroads
Keywords: Jackson, Francis, 1789-1861; African Americans; Railroad law; Railroads
Downloads: 73
[texts][Letter] to Mr. William Lloyd Garrison our tried Friend and beloved Brother [manuscript] - Van Rensalaer, Thomas
Holograph, signed
Keywords: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Van Rensalaer, Thomas; New England Non-Resistance Society; African Americans; African Americans; Antislavery movements; Abolitionists
Downloads: 40
[texts][Letter to] Respected Friend [manuscript] - Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Typed copy of letter
Keywords: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Dole, Ebenezer, 1776-1847; Lewis, Evan, 1782-1834; Tappan, Arthur, 1786-1865; American Anti-Slavery Society; African Americans; African Americans; Antislavery movements; Abolitionists
Downloads: 45
[texts][Letter to] Wm L. Garrison, Dear Friend [manuscript] - Milford, George Washington
(George Washington Milford was among the first African Americans to graduate from Brown University, class of 1877.)
Keywords: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Milford, George Washington; Abolitionists; African Americans; Antislavery movements
Downloads: 17
[texts]The constitution of the Pennsylvania Society, for Promoting the Abolition of Slavery, and the Relief of Free Negroes, Unlawfully Held in Bondage : begun in the year 1774, and enlarged on the twenty-third of April, 1787 : to which are added, the acts of the General Assembly of Pennsylvania, for the gradual abolition of slavery - Pennsylvania Society for Promoting the Abolition of Slavery
Signatures: [A]B-CD(-D4) (D3 verso blank)
Keywords: Pennsylvania Society for Promoting the Abolition of Slavery; Slavery; Antislavery movements; African Americans
Downloads: 167
[texts][Letter to] My dear Friend [manuscript] - Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Holograph, signed
Keywords: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Benson, Henry Egbert, 1814-1837; Brewer, Simeon, 1782-1832; African Americans; Slavery; Antislavery movements; Abolitionists
Downloads: 42
[texts]Narrative of Sojourner Truth : a northern slave, emancipated from bodily servitude by the state of New York, in 1828 : with a portrait - Gilbert, Olive
Recorded and edited by Olive Gilbert
Keywords: Truth, Sojourner, d. 1883; Slaves; Slavery; Abolitionists; African American abolitionists; African American women; African Americans; Social reformers
Downloads: 225
[texts][Letter to] Dear Mrs. Philleo [manuscript] - Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Handwritten copy of letter; not William Lloyd Garrison's handwriting. Whereabouts of original manuscript unknown
Keywords: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Crandall, Prudence, 1803-1890; Benson, George William, 1808-1879; African Americans; Antislavery movements; Abolitionists
Downloads: 40
[texts]The Dred Scott decision : opinion of Chief Justice Taney - United States. Supreme Court
Dred Scott vs. Sanford
Keywords: Scott, Dred, 1809-1858; United States. Supreme Court; Citizenship; Slavery; Slavery; Slavery; African Americans; Missouri compromise; Black race
Downloads: 301
[texts][Letter to] Dear Sir [manuscript] - Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Holograph, signed
Keywords: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Benson, Henry Egbert, 1814-1837; May, Samuel J. (Samuel Joseph), 1797-1871; Liberator (Boston, Mass. : 1831); African Americans; Antislavery movements; Abolitionists
Downloads: 32
[texts][Letter to] Dear Sir [manuscript] - Fessenden, Samuel, 1784-1869
Holograph, signed
Keywords: Fessenden, Samuel, 1784-1869; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Longfellow, Stephen, 1776-1849; Mellen, Prentiss, 1764-1840; New-England Anti-Slavery Society; Abolitionists; African Americans; Antislavery movements
Downloads: 19
[texts][Letter to] Dear Friend [manuscript] - Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Holograph, signed
Keywords: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Nichol, Elizabeth Pease, 1807-1897; Brown, William Wells, 1814?-1884; American Peace Society; American Colonization Society; African Americans; Antislavery movements; Abolitionists
Downloads: 39
[texts][Notes] [manuscript] - Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885
Holograph
Keywords: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885; Channing, William Ellery, 1780-1842; Gannett, Ezra S. (Ezra Stiles), 1801-1871; Martineau, Harriet, 1802-1876; African Americans; Antislavery movements; Women abolitionists
Downloads: 70
[texts][Incomplete letter to] My dearest friend [manuscript] - Follen, Eliza Lee Cabot, 1787-1860
Holograph
Keywords: Follen, Eliza Lee Cabot, 1787-1860; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885; Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896; American Anti-Slavery Society; African Americans; Antislavery movements; Women abolitionists
Downloads: 86
[texts][Letter to] Respected Sir [manuscript] - Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Handwritten copy of letter; not William Lloyd Garrison's handwriting. Whereabouts of original manuscript unknown
Keywords: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Dole, Ebenezer, 1776-1847; Thacher, Moses, 1795-1878; National Convention of Free People of Color; African Americans; Antislavery movements; Abolitionists
Downloads: 99
[texts][Letter to] My dear Purvis [manuscript] - Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Holograph, signed
Keywords: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Purvis, Robert, 1810-1898; Moody, H. L; Liberator (Boston, Mass. : 1831); African Americans; Antislavery movements; Abolitionists
Downloads: 52
[texts][Letter to] Dear Debora[h] [manuscript] - Weston, Caroline, 1808-1882
Holograph
Keywords: Weston, Caroline, 1808-1882; Weston, Deborah b. 1814; St. Clair, Alanson; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Quincy, Edmund, 1808-1877; African Americans; Antislavery movements; Women abolitionists
Downloads: 47
[texts][Letter to] My Dear Friend [manuscript] - Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Holograph, signed
Keywords: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Benson, Henry Egbert, 1814-1837; Benson, George William, 1808-1879; Liberator (Boston, Mass. : 1831); African Americans; Antislavery movements; Abolitionists
Downloads: 36
[texts][Letter to] My dear Benson [manuscript] - Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Holograph, signed
Keywords: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Benson, Henry Egbert, 1814-1837; Buffum, Arnold, 1782-1859; May, Samuel J. (Samuel Joseph), 1797-1871; African Americans; Antislavery movements; Abolitionists
Downloads: 36
[texts][Letter to] Mr. Wm Lloyd Garrison, Dear friend [manuscript] - Benson, George William, 1808-1879
Holograph, signed
Keywords: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Benson, George William, 1808-1879; Benson, Henry Egbert, 1814-1837; Crandall, Prudence, 1803-1890; African Americans; Antislavery movements; Abolitionists
Downloads: 29
[texts][Letter to] Mr. W. Lloyd Garrison, My Dear Friend [manuscript] - Benson, Henry Egbert, 1814-1837
Holograph, signed
Keywords: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Benson, Henry Egbert, 1814-1837; Brown, Nicholas, 1769-1841; Cady, Josiah, 1778-1853; Crandall, Prudence, 1803-1890; Judson, Andrew T. (Andrew Thompson), 1784-1853; May, Samuel J. (Samuel Joseph), 1797-1871; African Americans; African Americans; Antislavery movements; Abolitionists
Downloads: 37
[texts][Letter to] My dear Garrison [manuscript] - Denison, Charles Wheeler, 1809-1881
Holograph, signed
Keywords: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Danforth, Joshua N. (Joshua Noble), 1798-1861; Goodell, William, 1792-1878; Green, Beriah, 1795-1874; Emancipator; Liberator (Boston, Mass. : 1831); African Americans; Antislavery movements; Abolitionists
Downloads: 28
[texts][Letter to] My dear Friend [manuscript] - Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Holograph, signed
Keywords: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Benson, Henry Egbert, 1814-1837; Beecher, Lyman, 1775-1863; Buffum, Arnold, 1782-1859; Chace, William M., 1814-1862; Danforth, Joshua N. (Joshua Noble), 1798-1861; African Americans; Antislavery movements; Abolitionists
Downloads: 40
[texts][Letter to] My dear Phillips [manuscript] - Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Copy of letter, transcribed by Francis Jackson Garrison
Keywords: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884; Butler, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1818-1893; Haskell, Mehitable, ca. 1815-1878; Wyman, Lillie Buffum Chace, 1847-1929; African Americans; Antislavery movements; Abolitionists
Downloads: 43
[texts][Letter to] Bro[ther] Garrison [manuscript] - Hall, Robert B. (Robert Bernard), 1812-1868
Typed transcript
Keywords: Bacon, Leonard, 1802-1881; Cleaveland, Mr; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Hall, Robert B. (Robert Bernard), 1812-1868; Jocelyn, Simeon Smith, 1799-1879; Tappan, Arthur, 1786-1865; Abolitionists; African Americans; Antislavery movements
Downloads: 22
[texts][Letter to] Dear Advocate [manuscript] - Smith, Ann Carroll Fitzhugh, 1805-1875
Holograph, signed
Keywords: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Smith, Ann Carroll Fitzhugh, 1805-1875; Paul, Susan, d. 1841; Garrison Society; New-England Anti-Slavery Society; African Americans; African American abolitionists; Antislavery movements; Abolitionists
Downloads: 22
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